2nd Edition International Smart Materials & Surfaces Conference

SMS Korea 2016


The 2nd Edition Smart Materials & Surfaces conference, SMS Korea 2016, is a three-day event targeting researchers interested in the design, modification, characterization and applications of Novel Smart & Active Surfaces and Materials. It seeks to be a leading event in the area of smart materials, coatings, surfaces and structures in the world. The goal of conference is to provide a global platform for researchers and engineers coming from academia and industry and different regions of the world to present their research results and activities in the field of Intelligent Materials science and engineering. The conference will provide opportunities for the delegates to exchange face-to-face their novel ideas and experiences with the international experts during plenary & invited talks, oral presentations and posters sessions.


SMS Korea 2016 is to be held in parallel to SURTECH KOREA Expo as a joint event and will be held in the SONGDO CONVENSIA, Incheon, Korea. Incheon is ranked in size as the 3rd city in Rep. of Korea. Incheon is the host of Incheon International Airport (ICN), the main airport serving Incheon and the capital Seoul. Getting to Seoul can take up 2 hours by subway. Please refer to the 'Conference Venue' section for further details.


SURTECH KOREA exhitors are invited to join SMS KOREA 2016 as attendees, presenters or speakers. They are invited to submit their abstracts when they are looking to make poster or oral presentations.



SMS Korea 2016 Conference Topics


The conference themes are as follow :

Smart Materials


Characterization and Properties

Materials/ coatings Properties

Sensing and actuation

Optics and electromagnetic



Please click here for the SMS Korea 2016 Topics details.



Conference Chairs

Prof Elias Siores

Bolton University, United Kingdom

Prof. Kwang S. Kim

Director, Center for Superfunctional Materials, Ulsan National Insitute of Science and Technology (UNIST), Korea

Prof. Mohabattul Zaman Bukhari

Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP), Malaysia

Prof Daniel Choi

Department Head - Mechanical and Materials Engineering Department, Masdar Institute, UAE

Keynote Speakers

Prof Elias Siores

Bolton University, United Kingdom

Prof. Joydeep Dutta

KTH Royal Institute of Technology Chair, Sweden

Prof. Kun-Hong Lee

Head of the Chemical Engineering Department, and Dean of Engineering at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Korea

Prof. Nicolas Voelcker

Monash University, Australia

Prof. Terry Steele

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Prof. Manish Kumar

Centre for Advanced Plasma Surface Technology- NU-SKKU Joint Institute for Plasma Nano-Materials School of Advanced Materials Science and Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea

Dr. Joo Eun Chung

Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN), Singapore


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